Wednesday, 4 December 2013

Nutty Lemon Rice

Today I bring to you a very simple and tasty version of lemon rice. It is very quick to make and a great way to use your left over rice. I love this rice because it provides a refreshing change in flavor from the usual veg. fried rice.
Nutty Lemon Rice

2 cups cooked rice
3/4 cup peanuts
2 green chillies chopped
3-4 stem fresh curry leaves
1 whole red chilly
>1/2 tsp turmeric powder
Salt to taste
Juice of 1 big lemon

Heat enough oil in a pan. When heated, break red chilly in half and put in the pan. Add the curry leaves and the peanuts. Fry for 2 minutes.

Add turmeric powder and stir.

Put the rice in the pan.

Add salt and mix well.

Add the lemon juice. Mix well, cover and keep on simmer for 2 minutes.

Garnish with coriander leaves and serve hot.